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Old 12-28-2011, 09:10 PM   #76 (permalink)
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Apparently I did a sh$tty job of picking out cards to send. I just saw the user I sent to had them for sale in BST the day after Christmas. What a disappointment. I thought I did pretty decent picking them out.
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Old 12-28-2011, 09:30 PM   #77 (permalink)
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Big thank you to my SS. I will be posting up the goods shortly!
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Old 12-28-2011, 10:15 PM   #78 (permalink)
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Thanks to my SS for the Rays inserts and autographs of Evan Longoria and a sweet Wade Boggs autograph /50!

Will post scans when I get a chance.
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Old 12-28-2011, 10:27 PM   #79 (permalink)
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Apparently I did a sh$tty job of picking out cards to send. I just saw the user I sent to had them for sale in BST the day after Christmas. What a disappointment. I thought I did pretty decent picking them out.
Thats ok...you tried...

On another forum, I sent a few cards to a secret santa, he never posted what he got, however, I did see another member post and his secret santa gift was my cards + 1 more he sent along...guess mine weren't that great in his eyes either
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Old 12-28-2011, 11:12 PM   #80 (permalink)
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Apparently I did a sh$tty job of picking out cards to send. I just saw the user I sent to had them for sale in BST the day after Christmas. What a disappointment. I thought I did pretty decent picking them out.
Dude, that is weak. Some folks lack the appreciation gene it seems. Sorry to read that someone would take a gift and sell it out in the open where you could see them. You should offer to buy them and then let him know you were his secret Santa.
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Old 12-29-2011, 09:33 AM   #81 (permalink)
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lets see more pics people!
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Old 12-29-2011, 09:41 AM   #82 (permalink)
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Apparently I did a sh$tty job of picking out cards to send. I just saw the user I sent to had them for sale in BST the day after Christmas. What a disappointment. I thought I did pretty decent picking them out.
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Thats ok...you tried...

On another forum, I sent a few cards to a secret santa, he never posted what he got, however, I did see another member post and his secret santa gift was my cards + 1 more he sent along...guess mine weren't that great in his eyes either
That's really crappy. some people just don't care about anything.
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Old 12-29-2011, 09:43 AM   #83 (permalink)
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Sorry for the delay in posting pics. My Secret Santa knocked it out of the park! I was super excited to see a large package, and this is what it had in it. First a small envelope with:

#/10

And then the big part. Wow, is all I can say:



30+ Signatures from the 2008 Team including Clay Matthews, amongst many others!!!!
Thank you Santa!!!!!!
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Old 12-29-2011, 01:22 PM   #84 (permalink)
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Thank you to my SS. A lot of numbered inserts and parallels not pictured.

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Old 12-29-2011, 02:20 PM   #85 (permalink)
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That Football might be the neatest item I've seen this year!
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Agree, that is cool. To owner - does it have any type of COA with it?
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Old 12-30-2011, 02:34 PM   #87 (permalink)
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Scanner bit the dust, so iPhone photos will have to do.

Got this first:



Skittles! Just what my kids wanted! Thanks Santa!

Next, up, a blaster of 2011 Chrome Football! COOL!



Nothing major, highlight: Jake Locker and Andy Dalton RC's. Fun rip nonetheless!

Finale:

1997 UD Legends Joe Theisman Auto! NICE! One of my favorite sets of all time. THANKS!!




Santa wrote a pretty convincing card saying more was on the way, but seriously, don't worry about it. I appreciate the nice package!

Thanks again Santa!
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Old 12-30-2011, 02:43 PM   #88 (permalink)
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Finally able to scan my stuff!

Thanks to my Secret Santa!



Hat signed by Mike Wallace and Hines Ward:

any of that for sale?!?!?!
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Old 12-30-2011, 02:45 PM   #89 (permalink)
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Old 12-31-2011, 02:23 AM   #90 (permalink)
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Thanks to my S.S.
Papelbon patch is fantastic....

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Old 12-31-2011, 03:26 AM   #91 (permalink)
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Agree, that is cool. To owner - does it have any type of COA with it?
Yeah, it comes with a COA from "Gregory Grierson", and also a CD-ROM with pics of all the players signing the ball. Pretty cool stuff! It's awesome in-person!
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Old 12-31-2011, 07:29 PM   #92 (permalink)
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well, i had already posted my gifts from my secret santa (bulls autos, gu and darwin barney auto) so I was pretty pleased with the cards...but then I got a pm that part 2 was coming, and it came today....

I'll try to get a scan up but its a......

Tristar Futures Autographed Baseball of Wellington Castillo...future Catcher for your Chicago Cubs....I fully expect to see him up with the Cubbies this year, especially if they go full rebuilding mode and ship Geovany Soto off somewhere....

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Thanks to my SS for the Rays inserts and autographs of Evan Longoria and a sweet Wade Boggs autograph /50!

Will post scans when I get a chance.

Where are all the photo's or scans???
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Old 01-01-2012, 01:02 PM   #93 (permalink)
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Sounds like a new category of wants for next year's Secret Santa --> Cards with good resale value!

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Old 01-01-2012, 02:21 PM   #94 (permalink)
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Santa hooked it up!
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Old 01-01-2012, 04:40 PM   #95 (permalink)
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No pic, but my SS sent me a PSA 10 Topps Chrome Dwight Howard RC and some other baseball star RCs. Very pleased with the dwight!
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Old 01-02-2012, 05:48 PM   #96 (permalink)
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Bump for more pics!
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:31 AM   #97 (permalink)
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Old 01-03-2012, 10:29 AM   #98 (permalink)
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Sorry took so long but here are the goods minus some pc Dolphins cards. My SS knocked it out of the park. I especially love the Flynn/Johnson dual auto. Thanks again SS who ever you are.
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Old 01-03-2012, 10:43 AM   #99 (permalink)
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Do you guys ever get to know who your secret santa was?
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